Anticipate the future and be the first to learn about it at EXPO 2020 - stay at Amwaj Rotana JBR, the most vibrant location in the city only 5 minutes away from the metro and EXPO 2020 site.
Benefit from our exclusive EXPO 2020 rooms packages and upgrade your trip with a stay a Dubai’s most iconic location in JBR. Stunning views on Ain Dubai and JBR area in all 301 rooms and suites will take your breath away. From a wide range of dining options, secretarial services to private transfers, we will take care of al your travel needs. Expo 2020 tickets are also available for purchase across all Rotana properties including Amwaj Rotana JBR.
The best bit? You can extend your stay and take the most out of Dubai with our extended stay rate. Stay for more than 7 nights and get the best available rate guaranteed.
Enjoy enhanced luxury and comfort and complimentary lounge access in our Club Rotana Rooms with panoramic sea views. It is a fantastic option for guests who value the ultra-exclusive benefits provided as part of our Club Rotana services.
EXPO 2020 GUIDE
If you happen to be in Dubai sometime between October 2020 to March 2021, you will be hearing the words "EXPO 2020" pretty much everywhere. And in case you are not quite familiar with it yet, we have gathered all the necessary information for you to be up to date about what's happening in the city during these 6 months.
SO WHAT IS EXPO 2020?
It is a Universal Exhibition which is taking place in the UAE in 2021, the first of its kind to be held in an Arab Country. It aims to increase awareness about the challenges faced by humanity on a global scale. It is the world's largest meeting place and offers many opportunities such as networking and promoting international relationships. Expo 2020 will consist of individual pavilions where countries will be displaying their national cultures and technological inventions. Dubai is set to welcome 190 participating countries with an estimated 25 million visitors from across the globe. In order to understand EXPO structure and arrangement better,
Tickets will give you access to all pavilions, events and live performances, plus unlimited opportunities to enjoy the diverse entertainment program. There will be up to 60 live events each day with world-class music, dance and art.
There are three tiers of tickets on sale:
1 day entry - AED 95
30 days entry - AED 195
unlimited entry for six months - AED 495
You can purchase EXPO tickets directly from their or if you roaming around the city, all ENOC petrol stations and ZOOM stores across the UAE do sell them as well.
Rotana Hotels are the official EXPO 2020 ticket resellers, in order to purchase a ticket directly from the hotel, please contact our guest services team.
Hop on at DMCC Metro Station which is 10 minutes away from the hotel and it will take you to the entrance of Expo 2020 at the Dubai Exhibition Centre and Al Wasl Gate. During peak hours, on average, wait times will not exceed three minutes. The whole trip will take you 20 minutes.
Get to and from Expo 2020 via a dedicated public bus service. It’s free for visitors and you can catch it from different locations in Dubai and other Emirates. Just remember where it drops you off as you will have to take the return trip from the same Expo Rider stop. The closest EXPO bus stop to Amwaj Rotana is Palm Jumeirah, please approach our guest services team for exact guidance.
Dubai’s taxis and car hires are plentiful. Taxis can be booked by phone, but the simplest way is to download the RTA, Careem or Uber app. All taxi incur a AED 20 pick-up charge for trips starting at Expo.
by Private Transfer
If you value comfort and privacy, we will arrange private transportation for you and your guests to and from the EXPO 2020 site. Please approach our guest services team for transfer arrangements.
EXPO 2020 program
An exciting array of events and entertainment will take place at one of the many world class venues at Expo 2020 Dubai every day. A detailed daily schedule is available for you to plan your visit in advance.
Visitors ages 18 and above must present proof of any vaccine recognized by their national government or a negative PCR test taken within the previous 72 hours. Non-vaccinated ticket-holders who have not been tested within this period can use the testing facility adjacent to the Expo 2020 site. It takes around four hours to get the results. The PCR test will be free of charge on presentation of any valid Expo 2020 ticket. Please note that the PCR tests are available at the hotel travel desk at a cost of AED 225, the results are available within 24 hours.
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